Madelyn (Mandy) Pons
Vice President

Mandy has assisted numerous Hartsook clients including Trinity Episcopal Church, Barrett Foundation, American Red Cross Mid-Rio Grande chapter, and KVCR-TV. Before joining Hartsook, she was Executive Director of Oklahoma City’s Allied Arts, a fundraising organization for arts groups citywide. Under her leadership, Allied Arts boosted annual giving to more than $1 million, with more than 50 percent of major gifts donated by individuals.

Mandy also was a senior consultant for nonprofit consultant Baxter Farr Thomas & Weinstein, where she worked with clients including the National Dance Institute in Santa Fe, the Chamber Orchestra of Albuquerque, Albuquerque Meals on Wheels and Neighborhood Housing Services.

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Hartsook President and CEO Receives Boy Scouts of America District Award of Merit

For over three decades, Hartsook has provided fundraising consultation tailored to meet the specific needs of BSA councils.

Hartsook President and CEO Dr. Matthew J. Beem recently received the District Award of Merit from Blue Elk District, Heart of America Council – the highest district honor awarded a Scouting volunteer.

Dr. Beem with wife, Kate Beem

Matt is an Eagle Scout, a member of the Tribe of Mic-O-Say, and an active volunteer with Boy Scouts of America. He has served as Chair for the Heart of America Council’s Blue Elk District and in many other council, district and unit leadership roles.

After decades of working with councils in the U.S. and overseas, Hartsook has developed unique strategies for the Boy Scouts of America that ensure continued annual fund success while building support for programmatic, expanded capital and endowment fundraising.

Our highly skilled fundraising professionals offer sound strategies based on the best experiential and quantitative philanthropic practices.

The Hartsook Team has a long tradition of supporting the Scouting program, and many of our team members have a personal connection with the organization. Go here to learn more.